Cambodian Exile Denies Link to Arms-Smuggling Case

Eight persons arrested in Cambodia last week and accused of smuggling arms are not members of the Khmer National Liberation Front despite government claims, a KNLF leader told RFA’s Khmer Service on Tuesday.

Speaking to RFA from exile in Denmark, Sam Serey—long wanted by the Cambodian government for operating what it calls a terrorist group—said the eight taken into custody in three Cambodian provinces have no connection to his organization.

“Those people are not members of the KNLF,” Serey said, speaking to RFA via Skype. “We have no connection with violence.”

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